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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2013) 33 (3): 345–359.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Carolien Stolte The Indian trade union movement of the interwar years was marked by an increasing tension between reformist and revolutionary methods. The two factions shared an internationalist idiom and internationalist aspirations, but their visions of the postimperialist world order were...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2014) 34 (3): 565–573.
Published: 01 December 2014
... commerce and religion, through trade and Islam. He examines this evolution, as human beings and the products they carried started to connect these two places across the breadth of the Indian Ocean world. He also looks at how imperial energies unleashed in a later time period (primarily the nineteenth...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1990) 10 (1): 33–43.
Published: 01 May 1990
... Common Cloth: Women in the Global Textile Industry , TNI, Amsterdam/Washington DC. Christian Conference of Asia (URM), 1982 , “ The Plight of Asian Workers in Electronics ,” Hong Kong. Committee for Asian Women (CAW), Journals, Newsletters, etc ., Hong Kong. Dabindu: Free Trade Zone Newspaper...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1992) 12 (2): 108–111.
Published: 01 August 1992
...Deepa Ollapally; G. Anandalingam Santosh Mehrotra, India and the Soviet Union: Trade and Technology Transfer , (Cambridge University Press, 1990) Copyright 1992: South Asia Bulletin 1992 South Asia Bulletin, Vol. XI1 No. 2, Fall 1992. mer Soviet Union in its “imperialistic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1990) 10 (2): 68.
Published: 01 August 1990
... Copyright 1991: South Asia Bulletin 1990 South Asia Bulletin, volume 10 number 2 (1990). (Excerpted from the News Bulletin of the International Union of Food and Allied Workers’ Associations, volume 61 numbers 3-4, 1991). International Conference on Trade Union Rights in South Asia...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1999) 19 (2): 9–15.
Published: 01 August 1999
...Erik Gilbert © 1999: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1999 Sailing from Lamu and Back: Labor Migration and Regional Trade in Colonial East Africa Erik Gilbert In March of 1933, colonial officials on the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 545–546.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Sebastian R. Prange The Merchant Houses of Mocha: Trade and Architecture in an Indian Ocean Port Um Nancy Seattle : University of Washington Press , 2009 xiii + 270 pp., $75.00 (cloth), $30.00 (paper) © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 The Merchant Houses of Mocha...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 398–400.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Pardis Mahdavi; Arash Khazeni Duke University Press 2011 h e t Introduction: Trade and Traffic in the Persianate World e World t e World Pardis Mahdavi and...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 401–409.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Touraj Daryaee This essay discusses the formation of an economy in late antiquity with the coming of the Sassanian Empire in 224 CE. Local, imperial, regional, and international trade and the role of the state and traders and their relation with one another are previewed. Based on surviving...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 463–472.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Arash Khazeni This essay examines the environmental history of the Afghan frontier city of Balkh and its decline in the Central Eurasian caravan trade in the early nineteenth century. Situated on the frontier between the steppe and the sown, with the Hindu Kush to the south and the Oxus River to...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1985) 5 (1): 19–26.
Published: 01 May 1985
..., Spring 1985. BANKING AND TRADING CASTES IN THE COLONIAL PERIOD: The Case of the Nattukotai Chettiars of Tamil Nadu Ramdas Menon The Nattukotai Chettiars are a small group of bankers was invested in...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2018) 38 (2): 211–229.
Published: 01 August 2018
...E. Ann McDougall The historiography of the Sahara and trans-Saharan trade provides an explanatory key as to how premodern Saharan slavery has been understood since the nineteenth century. Part 1 of McDougall’s article deconstructs that historiography in terms of the intersecting influences of the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2017) 37 (1): 24–48.
Published: 01 May 2017
... up a broad context in which subsistence crises of this kind could occur frequently. Loss of transcontinental trade and territories, the decline of local industries, worsening trade deficits, the devaluation and scarcity of currency, and chronic imperial and state-building warfare in an increasingly...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 392–407.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Ritu Birla First regulated as gambling, even as similar practices abroad were formalized in private exchanges and consolidated in boards of trade, vernacular futures trading in India foregrounds speculation as a problem of law and governing. This essay addresses the colonial management of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2015) 35 (1): 96–116.
Published: 01 May 2015
... seventeenth to early nineteenth centuries. Both equines and equestrianism were enmeshed in the fabric of the Mughal empire and its successor states: in foreign trade, in its military practices, in the organization of the hierarchy of the nobility, and in the ritual practices, language, and visual culture of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 424–437.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Jamie Cross The export processing or free trade zones that have been built since the 1960s across Central America and the Caribbean, north Africa and the Gulf states, and South and Southeast Asia have emerged as uniquely charged objects of anticipation—hope, conviction, and anxiety—about the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2015) 35 (1): 117–136.
Published: 01 May 2015
... consumption in Britain extended a general distancing of live animal and dead meat on an imperial scale. The outcome of this was not only economic and ecological change throughout much of the Southern Hemisphere, but also the reformulation of colonial flocks to suit the new trade in frozen meat. © 2015 by...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 December 2015
... manifestations of Islam in West Africa within the epistemologies of the global intellectual economies of Islam, the colonial library, and the Atlantic slave trade and its abolition. The Walking Qur'an: Islamic Education, Embodied Knowledge, and History in West Africa By Ware Rudolph T. III Chapel...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 666–671.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., a human could not be enslaved as the Quran could not be put “in chains.” Ware argues that such a meaning of the nobility of the human and her election to be the lieutenant ( khalife ) of God is the driving force behind the wars of the Marabouts against the Atlantic slave trade. Diagne also engages...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 226–234.
Published: 01 August 2017
... institutions still found in West Africa, which are themselves independent from practices and processes associated with the slave trade, Western imperialism, and colonialism. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 nationalism internationalism cosmopolitanism West Africa North Africa References...